Home » Posts tagged with » Proposition 47

California Democrats And GOP File Bills For Stronger Theft Punishment

California Democrats And GOP File Bills For Stronger Theft Punishment

 Madison Hirneisen | The Center Square Contributor A security guard, right, stands at the entrance to a Nordstrom department store at the Grove mall in Los Angeles, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, where a recent smash-and-grab robbery took place. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) (The Center Square) – After a series of retail thefts at high-profile stores last […]

Brazen Thefts Bring Out Prop. 47 Critics

Brazen Thefts Bring Out Prop. 47 Critics

George Skelton- California Political Review For many, the lead villain in the rash of smash-and-grab thefts plaguing California is a sentencing reduction ballot measure that voters approved overwhelmingly seven years ago. “I think it was the biggest con job in California history,” says Sacramento County Dist. Atty. Anne Marie Schubert, a former Republican who intends to run […]